Fellow marketers, #rejoice! Social Media Week returns this month
Fellow marketers, #rejoice! Our beloved social media will take center stage in the Loop later this month with the return of Social Media Week. But before you fire off that tweet to share this wonderful news, let me fill you in on everything you need to know.
Who: You, of course. And an all-star lineup of speakers and topics, including:
- Howard Tullman, CEO of 1871, and Tribune Columnist Melissa Harris discuss how the city and tech industry are teaming up to make Chicago an entrepreneur’s dream location
- Greg Getner of Young & Rubicam helps you build a to-do list of sorts, allowing you to quantify your social presence
- Advertising giant Leo Burnett hosts Words Matter, Choose them Wisely at the Digital Marketing Summit
- And much more!
What: At this year’s community-sourced, city-wide event—which includes more than 130 events and 200 speakers—you’ll discover world-shaking ideas, cool people, and the best sites, apps and online stuff that make life better.
When: September 22 - 26
Where: Venues include DePaul University, Roosevelt University, and Morningstar, in addition to the Hyatt Regency Chicago, which is playing host to the new Digital Marketing Summit.
Events are filling up quickly, so be sure to buy your pass and get registered. See you there!